Alstede Farms, located in the historic town of Chester, NJ, is a family operated business providing quality fruits and vegetables, fresh from the fields to your table since 1982.

Owners Kurt and Barbara Alstede take pride in the effort of preserving over 600 acres of farmland of which most is enrolled in the New Jersey Farmland Preservation Program.

The friendly & knowledgeable staff assist visitors with their favorite cooking tips and informational guidelines on the perfect flower or vegetable garden. Providing convenient online ordering, curbside pickup or local delivery making it a convenient way to shop.

Educational tours, Community Supported Agriculture, birthday parties, corporate events, Fruit Harvest Festivals, Farm to Table Brunches, Harvest Moon Hayrides and Pick-Your-Own is just a sampling of activities found at Alstede Farms.

Listing last updated on Apr 2, 2020

Season:  April through December

Type:  single farm

Since:  2010

# of Shares:  1200

Share Prices:  CSA 2020: Full share - pay in full and monthly payment options Half share- pay in full and monthly payment options Personal Share- pay in full and monthly payment options Visit our website for up to date information https://www.alstedefar

Work Req?  No

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Schedule and Location:

Monday 12 - 6 East Hanover, NJ Lurker Park located on Ridgedale Ave. (near corner of Eagle Rock Ave) June-Oct
Monday 2 - 7 Maplewood, NJ Indiana Street Municipal Parking Lot June - November

Tuesday 10 - 5 Elizabeth, NJ High Street location at Union Square Plaza, just off Elizabeth Avenue June - Nov.

Tuesday 9 - 3 Millburn, NJ Corner of Main and Essex Street in the public parking lot June - November

Wednesday 11 -7 Jersey City, NJ Journal Square Across from the historic Jersey Lowes Theatre next to the path station. June - Nov.

Wednesday 2 - 7 South Orange, NJ 1st & Sloan Street Parking Lot June - Oct.

Thursday 12-6 Kearny, NJ Adjacent to the Kearny Library on Garfield Avenue between Kearny Avenue & Chestnut Street June - Oct.

Thursday 2 - 7 Madison, NJ Green Village Road between Main Street and Kings Road, June - Oct.

Friday 8 - 4 Bronx, NY Jacobi Medical Ctr. 1400 S. Pelham Parkway, Bronx NY, May - Nov.

Friday 12 - 6 Englewood, NJ Depot Square Park - Corner of Demarest Avenue & Van Brunt Street June - Oct.

Saturday 9 - 4 Lennox - NYC 143 - 155 Malcolm X Blvd New York, NY 10026 June - Nov.

Saturday 9 - 4 Soundview - Bronx, NY Jacobi Medical Center, 1400 South Pelham Parkway Bronx, New York City, June - Nov.

Sunday 9 - 2 Jersey City NJ Riverview Riverview Fisk Park - @Palisades between Griffith St. and Bowers St ,May - Nov.

Sunday 8:30 - 2 Morristown, NJ, Lot #10 Spring & Morris Streets June - Nov.

Schedule and Location:

PYO Activities run daily from 9am to 6pm
We recommend calling ahead to confirm availability.
Typical Schedule - call for availability
Strawberries...Memorial Day - 4th of July Weekend
Black & Purple Raspberries...End of June - End of July
Green & Pink Gooseberries...End of June - End of July
Currants...End of June - End of July
Blueberries....End of June - End of July
Peaches....Middle of July - Middle of Sept.
Blackberries....Middle of August - Middle of Sept.
Peppers, Tomatoes, Eggplants...End of July - Oct.
Apples...Labor Day - October
Pumpkins...Middle of Sept. - Middle of Nov.
Gourds...Middle of Sept. - Middle of Nov.
Indian Corn...Middle of Sept. - October
Cut Your Own Flowers...Middle of July - October

Schedule and Location:

Open all year. Closed Easter Sunday, Thanksgiving, Christmas Day, and New Years Day. Visit website for hours of operation

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This is our first year using the Alstede CSA and the variety,quality and service are exceptional. The staff goes ot of the way to address any questions and make sure the client is satisified.... [more]

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